Children of Daniel R. and Anna Margaretta “Margaret” Croft

In researching Daniel R. and Anna Margaretta “Margaret” Croft, with the assistance of a Croft “cousin,” I have (so far) only one record – the Blair County, Pennsylvania, Petition for Letters of Administration, Orphan’s Court, Docket Book B, Estate of Margaret Croft. This document includes the names of their seven children.Margaret-Hipple-Croft-estate-info.doc

Ann Croft was born August 1812 or 1814 in Bedford, Pennsylvania. She married William McDonald on November 26, 1835, in Bedford, Pennsylvania. They had six children during their marriage. To view information about her children, click on the following link. Ann Croft FGS

Ann Croft McDonald

Ann died on April 8, 1895, in Woodbury, Pennsylvania, and was buried in the Potter Creek Cemetery.

Ann Croft McDonald buried in Potter Creek Cemetery, Woodbury, Bedford, Pennsylvania

George Hipple Croft was born in 1816 or 1817 in South Woodbury, Bedford, Pennsylvania. He married Susan Hale Negley in 1840 in Pennsylvania. They had ten children in 20 years. To view information about his children, click on the following link. George-Croft-FGS-1.pdf

George died in August 1904 in Woodbury, Bedford, Pennsylvania, and was buried in the Dry Hill Cemetery.

George Croft buried in Dry Hill Cemetery, Woodbury, Bedford, Pennsylvania

When Jacob Croft was born in 1818 in Bedford, Pennsylvania, his father, Daniel, was 35 and his mother, Anna, was 23. He married Sarah Lape in 1857 in Lakewood, Ohio. They had two children during their marriage. To view information on his children, click on the following link. Jacob-Croft-FGS.pdf

The date and place of death for Jacob is unknown at this time.

When John Hipple Croft was born on March 30, 1819, in Bedford, Pennsylvania, his father, Daniel, was 36 and his mother, Anna, was 24. He married Elizabeth Teeter and they had nine children together. After Elizabeth’s death, he married Rebecca A. Scott on March 6, 1892, in Thomas, Nebraska. To view information about his children, click on the following link. John H. Croft FGS – Document

John Hipple Croft

He died on August 19, 1892, at the age of 73 and was buried in the Clay Center Cemetery, Clay County, Nebraska.

John Hipple and Elizabeth Croft Grave Marker

When Catherine Croft was born in 1822, her father, Daniel, was 39, and her mother, Anna, was 27. She married John Sow or Son. I have found no information about their children or her date of death and burial.

When Elizabeth Croft was born in 1826, her father, Daniel, was 43, and her mother, Anna, was 31. She married George Nunamaker. I have found no information about their children or her date of death and burial.

When Daniel Croft was born in 1827 in Pennsylvania, his father, Daniel, was 44 and his mother, Anna, was 32. He married Hannah Bolinger in 1846 in Ohio. They had 11 children in 20 years. To view information about his children, click on the following link. Daniel Croft FGS

Daniel may have died in 1870 Washington and then buried in Osseo, Wisconsin. There is an 1870 United States Federal Census showing his family living in Osseo but a there is a death certificate for him in Washington.

Marriage and Burial Sources

Daniel R. and Margaret Croft

Blair County, Pennsylvania, Petition for Letters of Administration, Orphan’s Court, Docket Book B, Estate of Margaret Croft, Nov. 30, 1858. (Names of children in this document.)

Ann Croft

Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by Family Search. (Marriage record)

Ancestry.com. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.

George Hipple Croft

Ancestry.com. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. (Marriage & Burial Source)

Jacob Croft

Ancestry.com. Ohio, County Marriages, 1774-1993 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.

No death or burial information

John Hipple Croft

Ancestry.com. 1860 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch. (Marriage record)

Ancestry.com. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.

Catherine Croft

No information

Elizabeth Croft

No information

Daniel Croft

Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.

Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.

Ancestry.com. Washington, Select Death Certificates, 1907-1960 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.

 

Author: lucyac55@gmail.com

Lucy is a native Texan and presently lives with her husband, "L.K." in the Texas Hill Country. They are the parents of three adult children and have five grandchildren.

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